The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere
Scotland / Stirling
Rank - 15 20
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling - 1.85% 4.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 16.67% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £425 £416
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +2.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £39.25
% change year-on-year
+128.57% -55.41%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Stirling region.

Application Platforms Category
Stirling
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
3 6 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 12.00% 11.11% 28.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 14
Median daily rate £475 £475 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +14.28%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Stirling region citing WebSphere as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

WebSphere
Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WebSphere across the Stirling region.

WebSphere Daily Rate Trend in Stirling